Don't-Miss Privacy Stories
Netatmo weather stations upload Wi-Fi passwords and SSIDs to the company's servers over insecure connections
Only the Greens in the European Parliament still oppose the plan
Both bills would require law enforcement agencies to get court-ordered warrants for older stored communications.
A “legacy contact” gives users a little more control over their social networking afterlives, while keeping full account access on lockdown.
The Smart TVs are under a cloud for allegedly collecting voice data.
One of them is Sen. Edward Markey, who plans to introduce legislation to require security measures in connected cars.
The emails posted on a Bush website included personal data such as Social Security numbers.
Users have to deliberately press buttons to activate the voice commands features, Samsung says.
Even technologies designed to preserve privacy can reveal identities when not used thoughtfully, as Silk Road's Ross Ulbricht learned last week.
Senators say they may push for legislaton to address the hard-to-defeat tracking cookies
British intelligence agency GCHQ is pleased that the UK's bulk interception regime is now lawful
Conflicting explanations of a court ruling may lead to further legal struggles
Users should install newly released security patches or remove the affected plug-in
The bill was introduced Wednesday in the Senate and House of Representatives